The harsh reality of facing reality

Carmichael Dave's exclusive interview with DeMarcus Cousins has sparked a new level of debate in Sacramento. There are always two sides to a story, but this polarizing figure has always said the right things in terms of “wanting” to win and putting the Kings back on the map. The big ... More

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McCollum: ‘I thought the Kings were going to draft me’

In 2013, the Sacramento Kings had the seventh overall pick in the NBA draft. Having little backcourt depth, the team needed a guard who could score and shoot the ball efficiently from the perimeter. Freshman guard Ben McLemore from the Kansas Jayhawks slipped out of the top five due to the ... More

McLemore: Amid Roster Additions, “Sacrifices needed to be made”

With seven games remaining in his third NBA season, Ben McLemore has yet to live up to the expectations of analysts and scouts, who compared him to Ray Allen and raved about his mouth-watering combination of athleticism and shooting ability. To be fair, the instability of the franchise and a ... More

Wall on Cousins: ‘He’s the most skilled big man’

John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins are very good friends. Both had success in high school and at Kentucky but Wall is the lone Wildcat of the two who has tasted a little bit of success in the NBA. Wall has reached the playoffs twice in his career and Cousins has barley reached 30 wins for the first ... More

Omri Casspi’s recent struggles from beyond the arc

As Omri Casspi put on his slick plaid suit, you could see the frustration all over his face. He would move his head side-to-side in dismay. He had recently found out that he was snubbed from the NBA Three-Point Contest even after having an indelible shootout against the best shooter in the ... More

Are the Kings doomed for NBA purgatory?

The NBA trade deadline came and went and the Sacramento Kings were one of many teams that decided against making a move. The summer ahead is one of uncertainty. With the salary cap set to rise from $70 million to potentially $90 million next season (ESPN.com), players and front offices alike ... More

Pick and Roll Plaguing Kings

The pick and roll is nothing new. It was made famous in the 1990s by the Utah Jazz’s John Stockton and Karl Malone. Almost two decades later, stopping it is still a Rubik's cube of a riddle. Now it’s an NBA staple, and one that is implemented in numerous amount of plays each game. A... More

Cauley-Stein: ‘It’s not easy playing defense with five people especially with two or three’

Everyone in the media has pretty much already touched on how intelligent and talented Willie Cauley-Stein is. Therefore, I’ll save my words on complimenting the young rookie. We had a good conversation before the Celtics game and we touched on many things but the emphasis was defense. We ... More

Assessing Rudy Gay’s trade value

The NBA trade deadline is February 18th. Still weeks away, but for many players around the league, it will be the longest weeks of the year. Not only do legitimate trade rumors fly around at a seemingly incessant rate, but artificial rumors are also created to disrupt team chemistry and ... More

Kings finding big success in going against the grain

It's late Saturday night and the Kings just got done beating the Pacers for the second time this season. Pleased but fatigued, I head to bed and open Bleacher Report so it can serenade me to sleep. On a typical evening, I scroll through the various articles, rarely stopping to actually open ... More